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Who should not receive sodium acetate?

People who suffer from congestive heart failure, extreme renal impairment and edema with sodium retention must avoid receiving sodium acetate. People who suffer from metabolic or respiratory alkalosis must use this medication with a great deal of precaution. Sodium acetate also contains aluminum, which might become toxic if parenterally administered in people whose kidney functions are severely impaired.

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